Source: ZF announcement
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – ZF Group’s Commercial Vehicle Control Systems (CVCS) Division has received a top Supplier Award from Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) for 2020.
The award places ZF in an elite group of Cummins suppliers recognized for supporting the company in its imperative to improve customer uptime by exceeding performance expectations in one or more criteria, including product quality, delivery, technical standards and cost.
ZF supplies Cummins with its range of advanced air compressors for use in both heavy duty and light commercial vehicle applications. As both a supplier and a joint venture partner, ZF produces the compressors through a joint venture with Cummins at its manufacturing site in North Charleston, S.C.
“Across Cummins’ supply base of more than 25,000 suppliers and vendors, the CVCS Division is one of the elite suppliers awarded this recognition of hard work, dedication and support. We are grateful for their above-and-beyond efforts,” said Jim Gruwell, Cummins Executive Director, Strategic Purchasing.
“We are very proud to accept this prestigious Cummins’ Supplier Award which recognizes our team’s passion and commitment to set new standards for customer service and quality through continuous improvement,” said Julien Plenchette, Vice President, Americas, ZF CVCS Division. “We are honored that Cummins continues in our partnership to enhance customers’ uptime.”
About ZF Friedrichshafen AG
ZF is a global technology company and supplies systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility. ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies different kinds of vehicles. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions and protecting the climate.
ZF, which acquired WABCO Holdings Inc. on May 29, 2020, now has 160,000 employees worldwide with approximately 260 locations in 41 countries. In 2019, the two then-independent companies achieved sales of €36.5 billion (ZF) and $3.4 billion (WABCO).